24 Jan 2014: BBHC Men’s 3rd XI 3-2 Marden Russets 4th XI

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After three straight league wins the 3’s were looking to extend their winning run against a Marden team who had inflicted their worst defeat of the season way back in October. Fielding a strong line up with plenty of experience, the 3’s took control of the game in the early stages but were failing to […]

24 Jan 2014: BBHC Men’s 1st XI 3-1 Cliftonville 1st XI

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Last weekend we took the trip down to seaside. Building on our first game back without getting the points BB went one step further beating Clintonville 3-1. Peter Stanley netting one keeping him as the team’s top goal scorer and Jamie Perfitt bagging 2. Captain Mark Pellatt picked up a yellow card late in the […]

24 Jan 2014: Are you Arsenal in disguise? Men’s 4s vs Wellcome

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Men’s 4th XI 0-0 Wellcome 2nd XI The half-time team talk started something like this: That is the best hockey I have seen this team ever play… And the second half wasn’t bad either. We just have to figure out how to score. With our regular keeper unavailable, Chuckie somehow squeezed his frame into the […]

13 December 2014: BBHC Mens 3rd XI 5-1 Deal 2nd XI

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After winning their two previous games the 3’s were looking for a hat-trick against bottom team Deal. BBHC immediately started on the front foot and took the game to Deal. In the early stages the 3’s were creating good opportunities but were finding the Deal keeper in top form. BBHC eventually took the lead when […]

13 Dec 2014: 2-0 doesn’t reflect the story (Men’s 4s)

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Canterbury Squires 2-0 BBHC Men’s 4th XI For 65 minutes, BBHC’s development team (men’s 4s) put in a fantastic effort away at Canterbury on their slightly bouncy water-based astro. A PC awarded with minutes to go finally undid our hard work, and then a 2nd PC a moment later (which Canterbury tried to explain to […]

6 Dec 2014: Dan’s Tactics Revealed (Men’s 4s)

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BBHC Men’s 4th XI 1-2 Burnt Ash 5th XI Billy the fish scored again, a run from somewhere near the halfway line, a bit like a runaway train – just like Dan put in his pre-match planning (see right). That goal equalised Burnt Ash’s PC a few minutes earlier. We had spells of passing the […]

29 Nov 2014: Sevenoaks 6th XI 3-6 BBHC Men’s 3rd XI

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Arriving at Tonbridge School for an early start we found the Sevenoaks umpires sweeping the frost from the pitch to reveal the lines. When the game commenced it was the 3’s who were on top in the early exchanges, eventually taking the lead when Andy Humber struck from a narrow angle. Sevenoaks immediately responded winning […]

29 Nov 2014: BBHC Men’s 3rd XI 6-4 Gillingham Anchorians 3rd XI

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With the 3’s in desperate need of a win to kick-start their season they welcomed 3rd placed Anchorians to Erith. With the 3’s starting the game well we opened the scoring with the best move of the game that combined speed, passing and good positional play that allowed Andy Humber to pass the ball into […]

29 Nov 2014: Brighton Solid as A Rock (Men’s 1s)

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BBHC Men’s 1st XI 2-5 Brighton & Hove 2nd XI BBHC Men’s first team had a tough game at home to top of the table Brighton on Saturday.  BBHC had a different line up this week with a few old faces making an appearance as well as a debut for young Jake Rowney.  The game […]

22 Nov 2014: Sevenoaks 2s 5-2 BBHC Men’s 1st XI

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BBHC made the relatively short journey to Holly Bush Lane to face Sevenoaks Men’s 2nd XI in dreary, rainy conditions for hockey. The B’s travelled with a depleted team and without a sub. The home side’s quick forwards ran their channels well and were supported by an able midfield but BBHC held firm. Sevenoaks eventually […]